Mary Freehill

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Local elections, Kimmage-Rathmines: Green Party local election candidate Patrick Costello canvasses in Harold’s Cross, Dublin. Photo : Laura Hutton/The Irish Times

“Do you know anything about this spine, what’s it called, BusConnects?” asks a young woman in Harold’s Cross, south Dublin, who has just answered the (...)

Rathdown Motors site in Terenure: mooted development would lead to “major congestion”.

One of the brothers who founded Cartrawler, a car rental technology company, is seeking planning permission for a 55-unit development in south Dublin’(...)

Desmond Duffy is pictured outside the Central Criminal Court in Dublin.  Photograph:  Collins Courts.

To some who knew ‘Big’ Des Duffy and ‘Little’ Dessie Sullivan, they were a fun-loving couple lucky to have found one another. They met at a time whe(...)

Local property tax: at a  meeting of Dublin City Council on Monday, Owen Keegan recommended a 10 per cent  reduction for householders instead on the maximum 15 per cent. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Dublin City Council has voted down a proposal to increase the level of the local property tax for 2018 despite a warning that it will starve the counc(...)

Advertising screens will be erected in Dublin 4 to pay for the Dublin Bikes rental scheme, despite opposition from An Taisce and local councillors. Photograph: Aidan Crawley.

Advertising screens will be erected in Dublin 4 to pay for the Dublin Bikes rental scheme, despite opposition from An Taisce and local councillors. (...)

DIT’s Grangegorman campus. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Dublin City Council could face legal action over a decision to rezone a site in Rathmines owned by the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT), which wi(...)

 Mari Miyoshi, Jaapanese Ambassador to Ireland, Rev Patrick Comerford, president Irish CND Mary Freehill repressenting the Lord Mayor of Dublin and David Hutchinson Edgar, chair CND Ireland.Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

More than seven decades since the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima people are still attempting to cope with its legacy and health consequences, th(...)

Councillors have long opposed the development of a new motorway across Dublin Bay. Photograph: Frank Miller

Dublin city councillors have defied a direction from the National Transport Authority (NTA) to preserve lands for an eastern bypass across Dublin Bay(...)

Dublin City Council is considering plans for a 2 per cent tax on hotel stays in Dublin, similar to taxes applied in other European and some US cities, that would be paid directly to the council - not central government.  File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Hoteliers and tourism representatives have urged Dublin City Council not to pursue plans to introduce a hotel “bed tax” in the city. The council is c(...)

Tom Hartnett from Co Cork making his point at an Age Action Q&A forum at the Aisling Hotel in Dublin today. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Many older people are struggling to afford to heat their homes and pay for medical care, a public meeting in Dublin has heard. Around 200 people atten(...)

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